English Literature: Paper One Overview

Some last minute information about the English Literature exam tomorrow:

lit 1

Some information about the assessment objectives:

lit 2

Suggested activities to revise:

lit 3.png

The Crucible – Planning a response

Although time is precious in the exam, it’s well worth spending 5-10 minutes creating a plan for your essay. Use that time to decide what your main points will be and choose the quotations to evidence these points.

Here is a plan we looked at in class. The introduction and first paragraph has been written. To revise, you could write up a paragraph for one of the other points. If you want to share. you can email it to me or post a comment at the bottom of this post.

How to plan:

Crucible planning

Example introduction and first point:

crucible paragraph

Three more points – revise by writing one (or all) of them:

crucible second

crucible third

crucible final

The Crucible: 10 Essential Revision Links


Here are a range of very useful resources for revising The Crucible:



As you can see, there are a wealth of resources available to top up your own revision notes. Good luck!